Overseas Family History
e-Resources and websites to help you find your ancestors overseas.
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- Family Search Church of the Latter Day Saints free international family history site.
- Find My Past UK UK census, migration and military records. This is a pay-for site.
- FreeBMD Transcribed records of the Civil Registration index of births, marriages and deaths for England and Wales, 1837-1983. Includes a link to FreeREG parish register search.
- General Register Office UK Order United Kingdom birth, death and marriage certificates online.
- JewishGen A myriad of resources to assist those researching their Jewish ancestry or wanting to find holocaust records.
- Oz Gen Online Australian family history website directory - includes international family history websites.
- Scotland's People This is a pay-for site.
Deceased Online A database of burials and cremations in the UK and the Republic of Ireland. There is a fee to access some content on this website.